SIAMS Report - Statutory Inspection of Anglican and Methodist Schools
The last inspection was on 29th September 2016.
The distinctiveness and effectiveness of Alderbury and West Grimstead Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School as a Church of England school are good.
Children’s behaviour is good as are their relationships with all members of the community which is generally linked to the Christian character of the school.
The quality of leadership in religious education (RE) is one of the strengths of the school, raising the impact of teaching and introducing new approaches to the subject which stimulate and challenge children.
Leaders articulate a clear Christian vision for the school based upon serving the community through its Christian values. This is increasingly making an impact upon children at the school.
The Report states:
The school, through its distinctive Christian character, is good at meeting the needs of all learner.
The impact of collective worship on the school community is good.
The effectiveness of the religious education is good.
The effectiveness of the leadership and management of the school as a church school is good.
The full report is available here and the Church of England Education Pages here.